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Asset Management Growing by Leaps and Bounds

First Capital upbeat on the dynamic economic outlook

FC - Dilshan Wirasekara (CEO) First Capital Holdings PLC 2016

First Capital has specialised in securities and debt instruments, for over two decades, and is the market leader in the area of structuring and placing of listed and unlisted corporate debt products, as well as being a primary dealer in Treasury Bills and Bonds. CEO Dilshan Wirasekera explains the group’s outlook on investment.

How do unit trust investments differ from direct capital market investments?

A unit trust is essentially a pooling vehicle, in which investors do not directly take the risk, but pool their funds, allowing larger investments in certain institutions and hence enabling negotiations of better terms.

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Published in Jan 2016 on the Investor Guide Issue of the Echelon Magazine in Jan 2016